"The German private equity market is well on its way to substantially exceed last year’s investment figures. Particularly encouraging is the fact that small and medium buyouts and SME growth investments have...
BVK: Venture capital segment asserted itself in 2013 in what was overall a tepid German private equity market24. Februar 2014
Positive development in 2013 makes the venture capital segment stand out from what was overall a weaker German private equity market. Venture capital financing, which had already been strong in the first half of 2013,...
Help with SCHÜTZ business succession: Schütz Dental Group – private equity helps family business on growth path
In spring 2005, the established company Schütz Dental from Rosbach in Hessen was faced with a fundamental change. Owner Horst Schütz decided to withdraw from active service in the company after 42 years. He had developed Schütz Dental Group into a leading global manufacturer of dental products with dentistry, materials, laser and implantology...More All Case Studies
Novaled AG: Using investment capital for turning visions into reality
German private equity firms support the companies in their portfolios even during economically difficult times. Novaled AG from Dresden is one current example. The company successfully operates in the OLED technology sector and has recently received EUR 8.5 million in additional equity from German venture capital firms, despite the general...More All Case Studies
Debitel: Success through good communication
When telephone operator Debitel was sold to the Freenet group of companies in March of 2008, this was the conclusion of a successful private equity investment. By virtue of the take-over, a new market leader in the field of mobile telephony had emerged, positioned even ahead of competitors such as DTAG or Vodafone. Debitel’s story illustrates...More All Case Studies